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Idaho State University well represented at American Nuclear Society Student Conference; grad student Scott McBeath delivers winning paper

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Exhibits, Featured, Research by taylandy on the April 19th, 2013

Idaho State University nuclear engineering master's student Scott McBeath earned a best graduate student paper award at the American Nuclear Society 2013 Student Conference in Boston this month, and overall ISU was well represented at the conference. (more…)

Idaho State University visiting artist Sasha Duerr will present natural dyes, sustainable fashions lecture, workshop April 25-26

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the April 19th, 2013

Idaho State University Department of Art visiting artist Sasha Duerr will present a lecture and workshop on natural dyes and sustainable fashions April 25 and 26 at Idaho State University. (more…)

Idaho State University senior Kevin Higgins one of 60 nationally selected to present undergraduate research on Capitol Hill

Posted in Blogroll, Events, Research by taylandy on the April 19th, 2013

Idaho State University chemistry senior Kevin Higgins, who worked in ISU chemistry Professor John Kalivas's chemistry laboratory, is one of 60 undergraduates nationwide to be selected to present a research poster at the national Council on Undergraduate Research Posters on the Hill event April 23-24. (more…)

‘Economics of the Simpsons’ topic of April 23 presentation at ISU by comedy economist Jodi Beggs

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the April 18th, 2013

The "Economics of the Simpsons" is the topic of a presentation at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, by comedy economist Jodi Beggs at the Frasier Auditorium on the Idaho State University Pocatello campus. (more…)

Emergency exercises planned at CAES Building in Idaho Falls on April 23; exercises not open to the public

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the April 18th, 2013

An emergency training exercise presenting a staged "campus violence incident" will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. April 23 at the Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) in Idaho Falls.

This exercise is not open to the public, but organizers wanted to announce it so people will not be alarmed by the sight of emergency vehicles and personnel engaged in the exercise at this time. (more…)

Idaho State University business Professor Byers invited to teach MBA course in Iceland

Posted in Academics, Blogroll by taylandy on the April 15th, 2013

Steven S. Byers, Idaho State University College of Business professor, has been invited to teach a corporate finance course during spring semester of 2013 at Reykjavik University, Iceland.

Reykjavik University, located in Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland, is the country’s largest private university. More than half of the courses in the Masters of Business Administration program at the university are taught by foreign faculty flown in from some of the best European and American business schools. (more…)

Idaho State University purchasing agent Dan Anthony retires after 42 years of service

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the April 15th, 2013

If you've ever sat in a chair at the Idaho State University Stephens Performing Arts Center or Rendezvous Complex, ridden in an ISU vehicle, or stood by a desk in an ISU office in Pocatello, Idaho Falls or Meridian, you've encountered the work of Dan Anthony.

Anthony, about as died-in-the-wool, orange-and-black Bengal as a you can meet, is retiring as a purchasing agent April 19 after nearly 42 years of working service to ISU. During that time he has bought millions of dollars of commodities for ISU Purchasing Services, which currently processes more than 3,000 purchase orders annually totaling in excess of $20 million. (more…)

Five Idaho State University faculty members honored with 2013 Outstanding Researcher Awards

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Featured, Research by taylandy on the April 15th, 2013

Five Idaho State University faculty members have received 2013 Outstanding Researcher awards and will be honored at a reception on April 24.

One will receive the 2013 ISU Distinguished Researcher Award to be announced at the reception.

Receiving ISU Outstanding Researcher awards are Bruce Finney, professor of biological sciences; Rex W. Force, associate dean for clinical research in the Division of Health Sciences; Thom Hasenpflug, associate professor of percussion and chair and director of performing arts; Timothy S. Magnuson, associate professor of biological sciences; and Michael A. Thomas, associate professor of biological sciences. (more…)

‘…Science Fiction Films by Native American Filmmakers’ topic of ISU presentation April 19

Posted in Academics, Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the April 12th, 2013

A lunchtime colloquium titled "Indigenous Futurism: Science Fiction Films by Native American Filmmakers" will be presented by Professor Grace Dillon of Portland State University from noon to 1 p.m. April 19 in Room 213 of the Idaho State University Rendezvous Complex. (more…)

‘Incarcerated Women: Pathways to Jail’ is topic of ISU Humanities Cafe April 18

Posted in Blogroll, Events by taylandy on the April 12th, 2013

"Incarcerated Women: Pathways and the Criminal Justice System Response" is the topic of an Idaho State University Humanities Café at 6 p.m. April 18 at the Portneuf Valley Brewery located on First Avenue in Pocatello.

The Humanities Cafe is presented by ISU Committee for the Study of Violence, Conflict, and War in Society. (more…)

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